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    Default Large family supplement

    Is the LFS income based? I know it would cut off after a certain amount but is it on a scale before then?

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    I had quick look this was all i could find.

    Information for families with children aged 16 years and over[10][pdf; 80k]Multiple Birth Allowance and Large Family Supplement What if your income changes? ... Family Tax Benefit Part B is a payment to single income families or families with one main income earner, whose income is not more than $150, 000 for the financial year
    http://www.humanservices.gov.au/spw/...015-1201en.pdf
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    No idea but what do they consider as a 'large family', I was surprised to find out twins aren't considered as a 'multiple birth'!!!??

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    3 I think, it is about 20 something dollars a f/n

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    We got it when DD was born so yes it starts when you have 3 kids. Thanks L6, it must be one scale as we have never gotten $20 a fortnight and it's dropped now we are into the next financial year (will be DFs first full financial year at his new job). It's all good, not complaining just curious

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    We have 3 kids dp is on 60 k and we get a whopping $8.37 a f/n for the large family supp

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    I looked at mine online, I get $35 so it must be on a scale, I think on number of kids and income.

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    From looking online with the estimators I believe it must be income tested as when this bubba is born we will get $11 p/f as a large family supplement. We will be a family of 3

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    Yep I have 3 and I get 20-something dollars a fortnight. I haven't noticed it change through income changes, but then my/our income has always been quite low anyway.


 

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